Re: [BUG?] ISA-PnP and 3c509 NIC won't work together

From: Keith Owens (
Date: Sat Feb 03 2001 - 18:01:00 EST

On Sat, 03 Feb 2001 18:54:44 +0100,
Viktor Rosenfeld <> wrote:
>With ISA-PnP compiled in, and 3c509 support compiled as module:
># modprobe 3c509
>/lib/modules/2.4.1/kernel/drivers/net/3c509.o: invalid parameter parm_io
>/lib/modules/2.4.1/kernel/drivers/net/3c509.o: insmod
>/lib/modules/2.4.1/kernel/drivers/net/3c509.o failed
>/lib/modules/2.4.1/kernel/drivers/net/3c509.o: insmod 3c509 failed

You passed an unknown parameter io_parm to 3c509 and insmod rejected
it. This has nothing to do with isa-pnp nor the 3c509, it is a pure
user error. Correct modules.conf before doing anything else.

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